The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Telecommunications
Rank 14 18 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing Telecoms 217 162 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 10.07% 7.25% 10.18%
As % of the General category 36.66% 28.32% 34.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 120 139
Average daily rate £400 £400 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £300 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £345
% change year-on-year
+3.87% +4.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 8
Average hourly rate £24.50 £36.00 £22.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.94% +62.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.90 £33.60 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.10 £38.40 £55.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £15.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+153.22% -27.90%
Telecoms
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

General Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
592 572 606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 27.48% 25.59% 29.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 387 387
Average daily rate £400 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £300 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 23
Average hourly rate £38.25 £33.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.90% +46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.13 £13.35 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £65.27
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Telecoms across the Hampshire region.

Telecoms Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Telecoms
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Telecoms Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Telecoms
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Telecoms across the Hampshire region.

Telecoms Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Telecoms
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hook +2 60 £465 +16.25% 2
Basingstoke -4 36 £275 -26.66% 15
Winchester +16 32 £350 -6.66% 3
Southampton +9 17 £468 -15.00% 5
Aldershot -3 3 £400 +18.51%
Havant +9 2 - -
Farnborough +3 2 £368 +22.50% 3
Portsmouth 0 2 £425 +34.92% 1
Fareham - 1 - - 1
Telecoms
South East

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms.

1 53 (13.66%) Project Management
1 53 (13.66%) Finance
2 51 (13.14%) C
3 42 (10.82%) PRINCE2
3 42 (10.82%) Linux
3 42 (10.82%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (10.57%) MS Excel
5 40 (10.31%) Microsoft
6 39 (10.05%) MS Office
7 36 (9.28%) Wireless
7 36 (9.28%) Degree
8 33 (8.51%) ITIL
9 32 (8.25%) Oracle
10 28 (7.22%) SQL
10 28 (7.22%) Embedded C
11 26 (6.70%) Smart Meter
12 24 (6.19%) Software Engineering
13 23 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
14 22 (5.67%) VMware
14 22 (5.67%) HP
14 22 (5.67%) Cisco
14 22 (5.67%) Unix
15 21 (5.41%) XML
16 20 (5.15%) SDH
16 20 (5.15%) Migration
16 20 (5.15%) Stakeholder Management
17 19 (4.90%) Manufacturing
17 19 (4.90%) HND
17 19 (4.90%) LTE
17 19 (4.90%) Security Cleared

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region citing Telecoms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (2.06%) JBoss
2 5 (1.29%) Apache
3 4 (1.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (1.03%) Node.js
4 3 (0.77%) CMS
4 3 (0.77%) Skype for Business
4 3 (0.77%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (0.52%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.52%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.26%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.26%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.26%) IIS
6 1 (0.26%) MTS
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.26%) SAS
Applications
1 41 (10.57%) MS Excel
2 39 (10.05%) MS Office
3 10 (2.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (2.32%) AutoCAD
5 8 (2.06%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.77%) MS Project
6 3 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.26%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (2.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.77%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.26%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.32%) SaaS
2 1 (0.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (9.28%) Wireless
2 20 (5.15%) SDH
3 19 (4.90%) LTE
4 17 (4.38%) MVNO
5 16 (4.12%) Internet
6 15 (3.87%) WAN
7 14 (3.61%) DWDM
7 14 (3.61%) Firewall
8 13 (3.35%) VPN
9 12 (3.09%) 3GPP
9 12 (3.09%) Ethernet
9 12 (3.09%) LAN
9 12 (3.09%) VoIP
10 10 (2.58%) 3G
10 10 (2.58%) 4G
11 9 (2.32%) PPP
12 8 (2.06%) MPLS
13 7 (1.80%) ATM
13 7 (1.80%) Broadband
13 7 (1.80%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.06%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.80%) Oracle Database
3 6 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (1.29%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.03%) Informix
5 4 (1.03%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.77%) CouchDB
6 3 (0.77%) GIS
6 3 (0.77%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.52%) MySQL
7 2 (0.52%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (0.52%) PowerCenter
7 2 (0.52%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.26%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.26%) MS Access
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 15 (3.87%) JIRA
2 11 (2.84%) SoapUI
3 9 (2.32%) ClearCase
4 7 (1.80%) JUnit
4 7 (1.80%) Selenium
5 6 (1.55%) Artifactory
5 6 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (1.55%) Cucumber
5 6 (1.55%) Gradle
5 6 (1.55%) Subversion
6 5 (1.29%) Checkstyle
6 5 (1.29%) FindBugs
7 2 (0.52%) HP UFT
7 2 (0.52%) TestDirector
8 1 (0.26%) Ant
8 1 (0.26%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.26%) JMeter
8 1 (0.26%) NetBeans
8 1 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (13.66%) Finance
2 19 (4.90%) Manufacturing
3 15 (3.87%) Billing
4 13 (3.35%) Banking
5 11 (2.84%) Marketing
6 10 (2.58%) Electronics
6 10 (2.58%) Local Government
7 6 (1.55%) Advertising
7 6 (1.55%) French Language
8 5 (1.29%) Legal
8 5 (1.29%) Retail
9 3 (0.77%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.52%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.52%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.26%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.26%) Military
11 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (14.43%) Analyst
2 48 (12.37%) Architect
3 44 (11.34%) Project Manager
4 40 (10.31%) Designer
5 37 (9.54%) Solutions Designer
6 33 (8.51%) Solutions Architect
7 27 (6.96%) Embedded Engineer
8 26 (6.70%) Telecoms Designer
9 24 (6.19%) Software Engineer
10 20 (5.15%) Network Engineer
11 19 (4.90%) Business Analyst
11 19 (4.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 18 (4.64%) Developer
12 18 (4.64%) VHDL Engineer
13 17 (4.38%) Telecoms Manager
14 16 (4.12%) Telecoms Architect
15 15 (3.87%) Design Engineer
16 13 (3.35%) Consultant
16 13 (3.35%) Telecoms Project Manager
17 12 (3.09%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.41%) XML
2 17 (4.38%) Middleware
3 12 (3.09%) SOAP
3 12 (3.09%) WSDL
3 12 (3.09%) XSD
4 8 (2.06%) CSS
5 7 (1.80%) HTML
5 7 (1.80%) Spring
6 6 (1.55%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (1.55%) Apache Camel
6 6 (1.55%) jQuery
7 5 (1.29%) Hibernate
7 5 (1.29%) Web Services
8 4 (1.03%) AngularJS
9 3 (0.77%) Entity Framework
9 3 (0.77%) NHibernate
9 3 (0.77%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (0.77%) XSL
10 2 (0.52%) .NET
10 2 (0.52%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.70%) Smart Meter
2 23 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.64%) VHDL
4 12 (3.09%) Computer Science
4 12 (3.09%) Data Centre
5 11 (2.84%) DTV
6 9 (2.32%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.29%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.03%) Device Driver
8 4 (1.03%) Embedded Systems
8 4 (1.03%) STB
9 3 (0.77%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (0.77%) Clustering
9 3 (0.77%) HACMP
9 3 (0.77%) VCE vBlock
9 3 (0.77%) Wiki
10 2 (0.52%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.52%) iSeries
10 2 (0.52%) Symmetrix DMX
10 2 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 42 (10.82%) Linux
2 22 (5.67%) Unix
3 17 (4.38%) Windows
4 8 (2.06%) AIX
4 8 (2.06%) Solaris
5 4 (1.03%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (1.03%) HPUX
6 3 (0.77%) NetWare
6 3 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.77%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.52%) SUSE
7 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.26%) Android
8 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (13.66%) Project Management
2 42 (10.82%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (10.82%) PRINCE2
3 33 (8.51%) ITIL
4 24 (6.19%) Software Engineering
5 20 (5.15%) Migration
5 20 (5.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (4.64%) Capacity Management
6 18 (4.64%) Embedded Software Development
7 16 (4.12%) Mentoring
7 16 (4.12%) Requirements Management
8 15 (3.87%) Mobile Transformation
8 15 (3.87%) UML
9 14 (3.61%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (3.61%) Network Design
9 14 (3.61%) Service Management
9 14 (3.61%) SOA
9 14 (3.61%) Waterfall
10 13 (3.35%) Programme Management
10 13 (3.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (13.14%) C
2 28 (7.22%) Embedded C
2 28 (7.22%) SQL
3 18 (4.64%) Java
4 12 (3.09%) C++
5 8 (2.06%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.06%) Korn
6 7 (1.80%) Perl
7 6 (1.55%) Bash Shell
7 6 (1.55%) PL/SQL
7 6 (1.55%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.77%) PHP
8 3 (0.77%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.52%) Python
9 2 (0.52%) VB
10 1 (0.26%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.26%) Tcl
10 1 (0.26%) VB6
10 1 (0.26%) VBA
10 1 (0.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (9.28%) Degree
2 19 (4.90%) HND
2 19 (4.90%) Security Cleared
3 18 (4.64%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (3.61%) SC Cleared
5 13 (3.35%) CCNP
6 8 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (1.80%) PMI Certification
7 7 (1.80%) PMP
8 6 (1.55%) APMP
8 6 (1.55%) ISEB
8 6 (1.55%) ISTQB
9 5 (1.29%) CCNA
10 4 (1.03%) CIPD
10 4 (1.03%) CISSP
10 4 (1.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.77%) CCIE
11 3 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (1.29%) QA
3 3 (0.77%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.77%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (0.77%) RMADS
3 3 (0.77%) SLA
4 2 (0.52%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.26%) JTAG
System Software
1 13 (3.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.29%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.77%) GPFS
4 2 (0.52%) vSphere
5 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (3.61%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.29%) Netcool
2 5 (1.29%) Tivoli
3 3 (0.77%) OpenNMS
3 3 (0.77%) OpenView
4 2 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.52%) Puppet
4 2 (0.52%) vRealize
5 1 (0.26%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.26%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.26%) NSN NetAct
5 1 (0.26%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.26%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 40 (10.31%) Microsoft
2 32 (8.25%) Oracle
3 22 (5.67%) Cisco
3 22 (5.67%) HP
3 22 (5.67%) VMware
4 13 (3.35%) IBM
5 11 (2.84%) Huawei
6 10 (2.58%) Arqiva
7 9 (2.32%) F5
7 9 (2.32%) Remedy
8 8 (2.06%) Juniper
8 8 (2.06%) SAP
9 7 (1.80%) BT
9 7 (1.80%) Ericsson
10 6 (1.55%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 6 (1.55%) Guidewire
10 6 (1.55%) Nokia
10 6 (1.55%) Thunderhead
11 5 (1.29%) BMC
11 5 (1.29%) Virgin Media
Hampshire
Searchability
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Hook, Hampshire
Searchability
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200 - £260 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke
TDA Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke
TDA Group
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke
TDA Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
TDA Group
Rate: £180 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: to £425 day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hook
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £350.00 - £372.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
IQ Telecom
Rate: £200 - £210 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Basingstoke
TDA Group
Posted: 9 days ago
Basingstoke
TDA Group
Posted: 10 days ago
Basingstoke
TDA Group
Posted: 11 days ago
Basingstoke
TDA Group
Rate: £190 - £210 per day + expenses
Posted: 11 days ago
Hampshire
IQ Telecom
Rate: £275 - £295 per day
Posted: 25 days ago